Sunday, April 18, 2021

Gilda Jean Allen Walden, 74, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving husband and children on Friday, April 16th at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS after a long and hard fight with cancer. Gilda was born on November 7, 1946 in Michie, TN. She graduated high school from …

Betty Hansberger , 90, passed away on April 17, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Lee Memorial Funeral Home .

Saturday, April 17, 2021

Michael Lee Borden, 54, passed away Saturday, April 17, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center. He was born December 7, 1966 to the late Johnny Borden and the late Brenda Stokes Allred. He enjoyed watching Ole Miss football and was an avid NASCAR fan. He also enjoying fishing and being wi…

Reba Jean Sappington Stevens, 83, passed away Saturday, April 17, 2021, at Sanctuary Hospice House. She was born August 21, 1937 to the late James V. Sappington and the late Mary Vance Smith Sappington. She was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. She enjoyed reading and studying the Bib…

Donald Jack Rogers, was born in Aurora, Illinois on November 17, 1934 to Earl and Elizabeth Rogers. He served for 8 years as a military police officer during the Korean War. After returning home from the military he worked in the construction and concrete industry for many years, and eventua…

Randayius R. Armstrong, 21, passed away on Monday, April 5, 2021 in Starkville, MS. Services will be Sunday, April 18, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. Montgomery Mortuary Chapel in Houston, MS with all safety policies implemented(Masks Required*). Burial to follow at Cousins Cemetery on Dixie Road in Wood…

Kevin Lee "Chop" Hamm, 48, passed away Thursday, April 15, 2021, at NMMC Hamilton, AL in Hamilton, AL. Services will be on Tuesday, April 20, 1 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel, Red Bay, AL. Visitation will be on Monday, April 19, 6-9 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL. Burial will f…

Jamie D. Swan, 40, passed away Friday, April 16, 2021, at NMMC in Tupelo. Services will be on Sunday, April 18, 2021 at 2PM at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc. Visitation will be on Sunday, April 18th 12PM until service time at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc. Burial will fol…

Henry Buford Sargent, 91, passed away Friday, April 16, 2021, at Oak Tree Nursing Center in Amory, Mississippi. Services will be on 1:00 pm, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at E. E. Pickle Funeral Home, Amory, MS. Visitation will be on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 from 11:00 am until the service hour…

Mary Jean Tedford Waldrop Strange, at the age of 89, died Friday, April 16, 2021 at her home. Born October 19, 1931 in Pontotoc County, She is the daughter of Noah Nelson and Louella Combs Tedford. She is a Pontotoc High School graduate and attended The University of Mississippi. Jean was ma…

Holley Elizabeth Robinson Edwards, 38, known affectionately by most as "MiMi" went home to be with our Lord Jesus Christ on April 14, 2021 at her residence near Baldwyn. Born on May 28, 1982 in Tupelo to Paul Robinson and Teresa Cole, she grew up here and graduated from Shannon High School i…

Ollie Edward 'Edd' Herndon was born September 4, 1938 in the Brewer Community to the late Ollie and Mavis Lindley Herndon. Edd passed to his eternal home on Saturday, April 17, 2021 at his residence. Edd graduated from Tupelo High School in 1958. He married the love of his life, Carole Ann B…

Robert Luther Jenkins, 89, returned to his Creator in the early morning hours of Friday, April 16, 2021 from his residence. Born to the late Gaylon Luther Jenkins and Ella Mae McAdams Jenkins in Sallis, MS, he grew up in Attala County and attended the public schools there graduating from Hol…

Rev. Lenard Charles Keys , 76, passed away on April 16, 2021, at St. Joseph in Tawson. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Beasley Funeral Home .

Larry W. Haggard, 68, of Pittsboro, Mississippi passed away at his home on Thursday, April 15, 2021. A funeral service is planned for Sunday, April 18, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. at Brooksville Baptist Church in Brooksville, MS. Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. until service time in the church …

Friday, April 16, 2021

Annie W. Miller, 98, passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at her home in Booneville. Services will be on Monday, April 19, 2021 at 12:00 noon at Corinth National Cemetery. Visitation will be on Sunday evening, April 18 from 3:00pm until 5:00pm at Patterson Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow…

Donnie L. George, 64, passed away Thursday, April 16, 2021, at his residence in Vina, AL. Services will be on Monday, April 19, 4 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel, Red Bay, AL. Visitation will be on Sunday, April 18, 6-9 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL. Burial will follow at Old L…

Rickey Mink, 64, passed away Thursday, April 15, 2021, at North Ms. Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Services will be on Saturday, April 17, 3 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel, Red Bay, AL. Visitation will be on Saturday, April 17, 1-3 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL. Burial will fol…

Irene Carson Butler, 93, passed away Thursday, April 15, 2021, at Dogwood Plantation Assisted Living in Corinth. Services will be on Saturday, April 17, at 11:00 a.m. at graveside at Oak Grove Cemetery. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery.

Harvie L Knox , 86, passed away on April 16, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Foster and Son Funeral Home of Ripley, MS.

Henry Buford Sargent , 91, passed away on April 16, 2021, at Oak Tree Manor in Amory, Mississippi. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .

Dwight Pannell, 63, passed away on Friday, April 16, 2021 at the NMMC. He enjoyed fishing, watching football, being outdoors, riding his four wheeler, all Miss State sports. He enjoyed his occupation as a welder and he was a veteran of the MS National Guard. There will be no public service a…

Thursday, April 15, 2021

Wesley Creighton, 75, passed away on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford, MS. He was born January 6, 1946 in Ripley, MS to the late A.E. and Pauline Tigner Creighton. He was a graduate of W.P. Daniel High School, Class of 1965 and a graduate of Northeast Mississi…

Donnie Lee Milam, passed away suddenly on April 13, 2021. He was the son of Ralph Milam Sr. and Myrl Smithey Milam of New Albany. He was born February 16, 1951 in New Albany, MS in Shands Hospital. He was a life long resident of New Albany and of Union County. He graduated from W.P. Daniel H…

Lila Daniel , 89, passed away on April 13, 2021, Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ludlam Funeral Home .

Tevoris Bynum, 40, passed away Wednesday, April 07, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 11:00am, Graveside at New Prospect Church Cemetery, Nettleton, MS. Visitation will be on Friday, April 16, 2021 from 4-6pm, Walkthru at the…

On April 15, 2021, Laverne Brown, 87, after a long struggle with Alzheimers joined the angels in heaven to walk those pearly streets that her Lord and Savior has prepared for his children. Laverne was born September 24, 1933 in Pontotoc County, MS to Lester and Gertrude Gregory. She was a me…

Doris J. Dupree, 64, passed away Monday, April 05, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Services will be on Sunday, April 18, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Lee Hill Cemetery. Burial will follow at Lee Hill Cemetery.

Franklin DeWayne McClellan, 39, passed away Monday, April 12, 2021, at his home in Michigan City. Graveside. Services will be on Sunday April 18, 2021 2:30 p.m. at Turner Cemetery 911 Jessie's Rd Michigan City , MS . Visitation will be on Sunday April 18, 2021 1:00 -2:00 at Palestine MB Chur…

B ennie Frank Pulliam , 69, passed away on April 13, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Williams Memorial Funeral Home .

69, passed away on Tues., April 13, 2021 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus. Bennie Frank Pulliam was born to James Hamilton and Lola Marie Pulliam on Dec. 28, 1952 in Chickasaw Co. He received his education from the Houlka School System. Bennie was also employed at Collums Furniture. …

Hillard "Butch" Moore, Jr. , 72, passed away on April 15, 2021, at his residence in Booneville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Booneville Funeral Home .

Sherry Wheeler , 78, passed away on April 09, 2021, Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ludlam Funeral Home .

Bobby D. Turner, 88, died Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at his home. He was born July 17, 1932, in Fulton, to Samuel and Mazie Weaver Turner. He was the owner of White Auto Store in Fulton, and also worked at Lummus Cotton and Gin Company for many years. He was a veteran, serving in the United St…

John Brewer Wiseman, Sr., 84, was born December 9, 1936, in New Albany, the son of Paul Hunter and Pauline Brewer Wiseman. He departed this life on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Mr. Wiseman was a member of Ebenezer Presbyterian Church, where he ser…

Ms. Dorothy Jean Black, 70, was born on September 10, 1950 to the late Hurbert and Mary Alice Louise Black in Ripley, MS. She gained her wings on April 8, 2021 at Rest Haven Health & Rehab in Ripley, MS. Ms. Black attended Line Street Consolidated and South Tippah High School in Ripley, …

Christopher Glen Graham, 49, passed away Tuesday, April 06, 2021, at his truck in Martinsburg . Private. Services will be on Monday April 19, 2021 at Serenity Simmons Funeral Chapel 722 Coulter Drive New Albany,. Visitation will be on Monday April 19, 2021 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Serenity …

Ricky Ratliff 61, passed away onTuesday, April 13, 2021 at Ratliff Body & Glass surrounded by his work family. He loved to read his devotional and Bible each morning and night. He was a very positive, kind, loving, funny, fixer of all things, friend to all and always willing to help othe…

Walter Mays, 62, passed away on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at his home. He was a mechanic and he enjoyed driving and racing cars at Guntown, fishing and spending time with his family and friends. Memorial services will be at Waters Funeral Home, Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 2:00 p. m. with Bro. …

Terry Wayne Jones, 67, died unexpectedly Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at North Mississippi Medical Center. He was born in Amory on July 31, 1953 to Lockie Lenue and Pearlie Mae Tucker Jones and was a graduate of Tupelo High School. Soon after graduation, Terry enlisted in the Mississippi Army N…

Timothy Erastus Denson (Shortman), 60, passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021, at Jackson General Hospital in Jackson, TN. He was born on April 29, 1960 to Nolan and Ruby Denson. He worked for Action Industries for 30 years, and was a member of East Mount Zion Baptist Church. His love for his…

Dr. Sandra Elizabeth Franks, 51, succumbed to pancreatic cancer at her home in Cordova, TN on Monday night, April 12, 2021 with her husband at her bedside and son nearby.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

James Troy Thomas, 76, passed away on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at New Albany Health and Rehab in New Albany. He was born January 26, 1945 to James Calvin and Bessie Garrison Thomas. He was a retired machine operator at Piper Impact. He enjoyed fishing and loved his dog "Sunday." He was a memb…

Ann Adair Hill, age 74, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 12, 2021, while surrounded by her family at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, TN, due to congestive heart failure. She was born on June 12, 1946, in New Albany, Mississippi, to Obie and Opal Adair. Ann attended Tippah-Union …

James "Cliff" Files, 17, passed away on Easter Sunday, April 4, 2021, in Starkville, MS. Born on November 19, 2003, he was the son of Harold Files and Ginger Tibbett. Cliff grew up in Oktibbeha County, attending both Starkville Christian School and Starkville Public Schools. A sociable young…

John William Floyd, 77, passed away Monday, April 12, 2021, at his home in Pontotoc. Services will be on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 11AM at Liberty Baptist Church.

Calvin Littleton , 31, passed away on April 08, 2021, at his residence in Detroit, Michigan . Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Community Funeral Directors.

Frances Hall Cook Gullett, 82, passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center Hospice Unit in Tupelo. Services will be on Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 1 pm at Beech Springs Baptist Church. Visitation will be on Thursday from 11-1 at the church. Burial will follow at …